Company & People News/C-Suite Interviews
Article Image

Gov. Blanco remembered by coastal authority for shaping state coastal protection, restoration efforts

LA, United States

Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco's role in shaping Louisiana's hurricane protection and coastal restoration efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina was showcased Wednesday during the monthly...

Article Image

Signet Maritime closes $140 million secured term loan

TX, United States

Houston, Texas, headquartered tugboat operator Signet Maritime Corporation reports that it has that it closed a $140 million senior secured term loan facility with Riverstone Credit Partners, L.P.,...

Article Image

Custom Dredge Works Announces the Delivery and Launch of a New 12-inch Electric Cutter Suction Dredge for Tuckahoe Sand & Gravel

NJ, United States

Tuckahoe, NJ, July 30, 2019: Custom Dredge Works, Inc. (CDW) and Tuckahoe Sand & Gravel are excited to announce the successful recent launch of a new 12” Electric Powered Cutter Suction Dredge in...

Article Image

Port of Everett Commission names its first female CEO in 100-year history

WA, United States

The Port of Everett (Wash.) Commission on August 13 voted 3-0 to approve a contract naming the port’s Deputy Executive Director Lisa Lefeber the next CEO, effective October 16. Lefeber is the first...

Article Image

NextDecade delays Rio Grande LNG FID

TX, United States

US LNG export project developer NextDecade Corporation has pushed its expected final investment decision on its Rio Grande LNG project in Brownsville, Texas, to the fourth quarter of the year. In...

Article Image

Conrad Shipyard to be named to the prestigious Marine News MN100, which designates the top one hundred companies in the marine industry nationwide

LA, United States

It is an honor to be named to the prestigious Marine News MN100, which designates the top one hundred companies in the marine industry nationwide. Congratulations to every member of our shipbuilding...

Article Image

Bessemer Group Inc. Acquires 149,100 Shares of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ:GLDD)

IL, United States

Bessemer Group Inc. increased its position in Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. (NASDAQ:GLDD) by 5,522.2% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities...

Article Image

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Establishes New European Office in Copenhagen

CT, United States

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (“Eagle Bulk” or the “Company”), one of the world’s largest owner-operators within the Supramax /...

Article Image

BAE Systems to enhance maritime operations aboard large deck U.S. Navy ships

VA, United States

The U.S. Navy recently awarded BAE Systems a prime contractor position on a new indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to enhance maritime operations and flight safety systems aboard new...

Article Image

With new CEO, Inland Port Authority transitions from organizational to operational

UT, United States

“This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity with global implications.” That’s how Jack Hedge, the Utah Inland Port Authority’s new CEO and executive director, describes the challenge of transitioning...

Article Image

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NasdaqGS:GLDD) Has Posted Sales Growth of 0.37892 YoY

IL, United States

Potential Investors often look for key drivers that can move a stock in a positive direction. One of those is sales growth. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NasdaqGS:GLDD) of the...

Article Image

Carnival Corporation Announces Two New Appointments to Its Compliance Departments

FL, United States

Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest leisure travel company, announced the promotion of Chris Donald to senior vice president of corporate environmental compliance and the appointment...

Article Image

Weeks Marine Christens Newest Cutter Suction Dredge J.S. Chatry

LA, United States

Today on August 12, 2019 at its repair facility in Houma, Louisiana, dredging and marine construction contractor Weeks Marine celebrated its 100thanniversary with the christening of its newest asset...

Article Image

Leadership changes at Newport News

VA, United States

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is making leadership changes at its Newport News Shipbuilding division.Damon Saetre has been promoted to vice president of integrated planning and production...

Article Image

J.F. Brennan Company Named a ‘Great Place to Work®’

WI, United States

J.F. Brennan Company, Inc. (Brennan) has received its third consecutive Great Place to Work-Certification® with 96 percent of employees affirming that Brennan is a ‘great place to work.’ The...